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[texts]Statical essays, containing vegetable statics, or An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables : being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation (3rd edition, with amendments) (Volume Vol. 2) - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761

Keywords: Plant Physiological Phenomena; Air, analysis; Hemodynamics; Urinary Calculi
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[texts]Statical essays, containing vegetable statics, or An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables : being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation (3rd edition, with amendments) (Volume Vol. 1) - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761

Keywords: Plant Physiological Phenomena; Air, analysis; Hemodynamics; Urinary Calculi
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[texts]An account of a useful discovery to distill double the usual quantity of seawater, by blowing showers of air up through the distilling liquor : and also to have the distilled water perfectly fresh and good by means of a little chalk. And an account of the great benefit of ventilators in many instances, in preserving the health and lives of people, in slave and other transport ships; which were read before the Royal Society. Also an account of the good effect of blowing showers of air up through milk, thereby to cure the ill taste which is occasioned by some kinds of food of cows - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761
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Keywords: Seawater; Ventilation; Milk hygiene; Drinking water; Naval hygiene; Seawater; Distillation; Ventilation; Milk; Naval Medicine
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[texts]Statical essays ... - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761
Vol. 1 is a rev. ed. of: Vegetable staticks. 1727
Keywords: Plant physiology; Air; Hemodynamics; Urinary organs
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[texts]A description of ventilators: whereby great quantities of fresh air may with ease be conveyed into mines, goals, hospitals, work-houses and ships, in exchange for their noxious air. An account also of their great usefulness in many other respects: as in preserving all sorts of grain dry, sweet, and free from being destroyed by weevels, both in grainaries and ships: and in preserving many other sorts of goods. As also in drying corn, malt, hops, gun-powder, &c., and for many other useful purposes. Which was read before the Royal society in May, 1741 .. - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Ventilation
Downloads: 157
[texts]Haemastatique; ou, La statique des animaux: - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761
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Keywords: Medicine; Hemostatics
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[texts]Philosophical experiments: containing useful, and necessary instructions for such as undertake long voyages at sea. Shewing how sea-water may be made fresh and wholsome: and how fresh water may be preserv'd sweet. How biscuit, corn, &c. may be secured from the weevel, meggots, and other insects. And flesh preserv'd in hot climates, by salting animals whole. To which is added, an account of several experiments and observations on chalybeate or steel-waters ... which were read before the Royal-society, at several of their meetings - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761

Keywords: Seafaring life -- Early works to 1800; Survival skills -- Early works to 1800
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[texts]Vegetable staticks, or, An account of some statical experiments on the sap in vegetables : being an essay towards a natural history of vegetation : Also, a specimen of an attempt to analyse the air, by a great variety of chymio-statical experiments, which were read at several meetings before the Royal Society - Hales, Stephen, 1677-1761
Subsequent editions were published as vol. 1 of Hales's Statical essays
Keywords: Plant physiology; Air
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[texts]An authentic narrative of the success of tarwater, in curing a great number and variety of distempers : with remarks - Prior, Thomas, 1682?-1751
Also issued with imprint: London, Printed. Providence, Re-printed by J. Carter, 1793. Cf. Alden 1319
Keywords: Tar-Water
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[texts]The authentick narrative of the success of tar water : in curing a great number and variety of distempers : with remarks - Prior, Thomas, 1682?-1751
Appendix, pp. 74-80, contains extracts from tracts by Stephen Hales and Andrew Reid and observations by Thomas Prince
Keywords: Tar-Water
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